Tag Archives: Mary

The Main Thing

41 But the Lord answered and said to her, “Martha, Martha, you are worried and bothered about so many things; 42 but only one thing is necessary, for Mary has chosen the good part, which shall not be taken away … Continue reading

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The Perfect Choice

48 “For He has had regard for the humble state of His bondslave; for behold, from this time on all generations will count me blessed. 49 “For the Mighty One has done great things for me; and holy is His … Continue reading

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Taking it at Face Value

Mary said to the angel, “How can this be, since I am a virgin?” Luke 1:34 (NAS) From Zacharias, Gabriel’s next stop was to deliver a message to Elizabeth’s relative Mary, a young virgin betrothed to a carpenter named Joseph. … Continue reading

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Less Martha, More Mary

“But go and learn what this means: ‘I desire compassion, and not sacrifice,’ for I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners.” Matthew 9:13 The pastor said this Sunday, “it’s not so much about doing, but being.” It … Continue reading

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Something to Ponder

18 And all who heard it wondered at the things which were told them by the shepherds. 19 But Mary treasured all these things, pondering them in her heart. Luke 2:18-19 Encounters with God are amazing, yes, but they’re meant … Continue reading

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Hear a Song Coming On

46 And Mary said: “My soul exalts the Lord, 47 And my spirit has rejoiced in God my Savior. 48 “For He has had regard for the humble state of His bondslave; For behold, from this time on all generations … Continue reading

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All is Not Lost–Part 2

 30 Now Jesus had not yet come into the village, but was still in the place where Martha met Him. 31 Then the Jews who were with her in the house, and consoling her, when they saw that Mary got up quickly and went out, … Continue reading

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All Is Not Lost–Part 1

 1 Now a certain man was sick, Lazarus of Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. 2 It was the Mary who anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped His feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick. 3 So the sisters sent word to Him, saying, “Lord, … Continue reading

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